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Jason Garrett calls Daniel Jones “a football guy”

Jason Garrett was the Cowboys offensive coordinator in Tony Romo’s first full season as a starter. He was the head coach of the Cowboys when Romo’s back injury forced rookie Dak Prescott to start in 2016. Garrett takes over as the Giants offensive coordinator this season, getting Daniel Jones in his second season. “Since I’ve […]

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Pac-12 follows Big 10’s play, cancels football in fall

The Power Five is now down to three. Per multiple reports, the Pac-12 Conference has decided to shelve football for the fall, with the hopes of playing in the spring. They follow the lead of the Big 10, which was the first to make the call earlier today. The Pac-12 has a press conference called […]

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Will Fuller: Things open up for everyone without DeAndre Hopkins

The Texans made one of the bombshell moves of the offseason when they traded wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins to the Cardinals in March and there were a variety of reactions about the impact of the deal on their offense. Whether the outlook was positive or negative, there was no doubt that his departure will leave […]

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Possibility looms of fall 2020 and spring 2021 college football seasons

The Big Ten is out. The Pac 12 is, too. That leaves three of the Power Five conferences in play for fall 2020. And that could result in a split college football season, with some teams playing in the fall and others playing in the spring. That’s surely not an ideal situation for the NFL, […]

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49ers think versatility will be a big factor this season

There are plenty of unknowns about the 2020 season, including whether teams are going to have to weather the absences of key players at points because of COVID-19. Depth has been cited as a key for teams as they operate amid the pandemic and there’s no doubt that having strong lower rungs of the depth […]

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Nebraska “very disappointed” by Big Ten decision, may play anyway

The Big Ten will not have a fall football season, but one Big Ten team might. Nebraska released a statement shortly after the Big Ten’s announcement making clear that the Cornhuskers are still hoping to play football in the fall. “We are very disappointed in the decision by the Big Ten Conference to postpone the […]

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Jimmy Garoppolo not wearing knee brace

Jimmy Garoppolo wore a knee brace last season in his return from a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee. He is not wearing one now. The 49ers, of course, are participating only in walk-through workouts and conditioning work, but teammates have noticed their quarterback has shed the brace. “You see he’s not wearing […]